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New Genealogy Blogs June 8, 2013

Newly-Discovered Genealogy Blogs at GeneaBloggers

Newly-Discovered Genealogy Blogs at GeneaBloggers

There are 5 newly-discovered genealogy and family-history related blogs that we’ve located this week. Remember to try and help out these new blogs by:

  • using any follow feature listed on the blog
  • adding them to your blog reader
  • adding a comment on their blog saying “hi” and “welcome”

Here are this week’s new listings:


Blog type: Genealogy education

I’ve been enchanted by genealogy research for more than half my life. My passion for the craft comes from my grandmother who researched our family history for 40 years before passing the torch (and, happily, her research) to me in 1995. Looking back, I want to acknowledge this wonderful lady’s role in igniting this life-long interest in me; looking forward I want to give something back to the field.

I want to create beautiful heirloom quality products that capture our care and efforts as genealogists. We work so hard at uncovering our family history; it’s a shame to hide our work on a hard drive or in a filing cabinet. Our efforts deserve special ways to honor and memorialize the ancestry we discover.

My hope for this site is that you’ll find products and information that will inspire you as you research your family’s past and that it’ll serve as a practical starting point for those of you just embarking on this fascinating and gratifying journey.

I live in Florida, by way of New York and Washington States. I love creating, crafting, collecting and, yes, even classifying and cataloguing. Thanks for visiting and let me know what you think!

meandering past

Meandering Past
Blog type: Canadian genealogy, Individual family history

This Genealogy Blog is an effort to record my many family history research challenges and successes, including the various ephemera that comes from my research.  If I’m lucky, the blog might also act as “cousin bait!”

past and found

Past and Found
Blog type: Individual family history

Hello, and welcome to my blog. I’ve been casually researching my genealogy for several months, and decided to start this site where I can organize my research, share my findings, and (hopefully) connect with others.

From what I’ve gathered, most of my family has roots in America going back to at least the early 19th century and, in some cases, the colonial era. Specifically, I have lots of ties to Ohio, with other branches in Tennessee, Iowa, and elsewhere. While this makes me jealous at times of others with more recent immigrant ancestors and their many cultural traditions, having a sense of personal connection to the different times and places in this county is very rewarding. I hope to learn more about my family tree not only to better know myself, but also history in general.

Surnames of interest: Albright, Anderson, Barnes, Bibler, Corfee, Cutter, Hartman, Irick, James, Keys, Medley, Moore, Parrish, Shaeffer, Shaw, and Stratton.

Thanks for stopping by.

roscommon roots

Roscommon Roots
Blog type: Individual family history

My page is a family history blog of the McCann/Dodd/McHugh/Kelly families, from Co. Roscommon, Ireland.  The page gives new researchers some basics as well as tips on finding documents and dealing with the setbacks in family research, and keeping a good sense of humor and excitement along the way.

teach me genealogy

Teach Me Genealogy
Blog type: Genealogy education

Next to being a wife and mother, one of my greatest accomplishments is my Genealogy work. Through my successes, I have found ways to encourage others in their genealogy, by creating simple rules and easy forms to complete. Everything on my site is FREE. I am here to help you get started, keep you motivated, and show you how to break through those brick walls. I love your comments, your insight, and your encouraging words. Please don’t hesitate to contact me by clicking on the “Contact Sarah” Button.

Let’s start connecting the dots. -Sarah

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